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Unique Ways to Celebrate Valentine's Day in...
If you're looking for wine and roses, this isn't the place. No ordinary stuff here.
The Best Places to Host a Birthday Party in...
Need to plan a kid's birthday party? Unwrap all the details on where to have a great birthday party in Dallas-Fort Worth, including zoos, museums, and more.
Where to Shop for Prom and Quinceanera Dresses...
Dallas-Fort Worth is a shopping mecca for formal wear, including dresses for prom, formal dances, and quinceaneras.
13 Top Restaurants in the DFW Area
Whether you're in the mood for a Prime Steak, vegetarian or Diver Sea Scallops, here are some of the best five-star restaurants in DFW.
Fort Worth Stock Show and Rodeo
The annual Fort Worth Stock Show and Rodeo has been going on for more than a century. Every year, animals from around the state and some from around the world show and compete at the Will Rogers Memorial Center in the Fort Worth Cultural District.
DFW Celebrates Valentine's Day with Unique,...
Valentine's Day is Friday, February 14, 2015.
Cupid's Best Friend Gives You Ways to Have Fun...
February may be short on days but it's long on fun activities in DFW. Shop the President's Day sales, enjoy a romantic dinner on Valentine's Day, and more.
Super Bowl XLV Watch Parties
The Super Bowl is the most-watched sporting event in America. DFW has many sports bars and locations for viewing those zany commercials and the big game.
Inexpensive Valentine's Day Ideas for DFW
You don't have to have Bill Gates' bank account to show your sweetie how much you care. Here are some ideas to make Valentine's Day special--regardless of your budget.
Where to Buy King Cakes for Mardi Gras in DFW
Mardi Gras is the perfect time to indulge in a King Cake, and there are plenty of places in Dallas-Fort Worth where you can buy a delicious King Cake.
Best Places to Impress Your Sweetie This...
Be sure to make a reservation early so you don't miss out on Valentine's Day 2014!
Spring Break in Dallas: Museums, Art, and More...
How about a staycation when Spring Break rolls around mid-March? The DFW area has many great things to do over the break from school.
IMAX Theatres in DFW
For a really big screen experience, check out an IMAX theatre. The screen is so wide and so high that you will feel you are inside the film, but the size of the image does not diminish the quality. IMAX films come in all varieties, from museum-quality documentaries to the latest Hollywood blockbusters.
Keith & Margo's St. Valentine's Day Massacre
Keith & Margo’s St. Valentine’s Day Massacre 23rd Annual Valentine’s Celebration in Dallas will be a bloody good time.
School Districts in the Dallas Fort Worth...
More than six million people live in the Dallas Fort Worth Metroplex and more than forty school districts serve the areas in and around Dallas and Fort Worth.
Black Dog Man
Photos taken of the area on the day of the Kennedy assassination have been pored over by investigators and theorists alike in the years since. One mystery still unsolved is that of a mysterious silhouette leaning on the fence at the top of the grassy knoll. If you squint at the original photo, it looks like a black dog, hence the nickname “Black Dog Man”. Page 6.
Smoking Man Drain
In 1997, researchers tested a long-standing theory that someone could have hidden in the storm drain, shot President Kennedy, and escaped under the city. Page 7.
Eggscelent DFW Brunch Destinations
Many restaurants in DFW offer brunch on the weekends, including buffets and bottomless mimosas. Here is a guide to the restaurants you should try.
8 Best Cupcake Shops in Dallas-Fort Worth
Cupcakes are quite possibly the perfect dessert. They're great for parties and the perfect little sugar fix. Here are the best cupcakes Dallas has to offer.
JFK Memorial
Less than two blocks away from where President Kennedy was shot, the city of Dallas and many donors erected a monument to the fallen president. The JFK Memorial is a simple monument. Page 8.
Uptown Dallas Restaurant Review: Fearings...
Fearings Restaurant in the Ritz-Carlton Hotel is an incredible dining experience in Uptown Dallas.
Looking at Elm Street from the Grassy Knoll
This photo was taken from the grassy knoll. The route of the presidential motorcade would have taken John F. Kennedy across this view twice. Page 5.
Inside the JFK Memorial
Inside the JFK Memorial is a low granite square with the name John Fitzgerald Kennedy carved in it and painted gold to reflect the light from the white walls. Page 9.
10 Great Taco Places in Dallas
From state-infused Tex-Mex style to authentic family recipes, there’s a taco for every palate. Here are the ten best tacos in Dallas.
How to Celebrate Martin Luther King Day in...
Martin Luther King Jr Day is celebrated with parades, music and events throughout DFW.
Best Places in DFW for Chocolate
Chocolate is a romantic indulgence -- perfect for Valentine's Day or anyday that ends in
Dallas Cowboys Enshrined in the Pro Football...
There are 12 Dallas Cowboys enshrined in the Pro Football Hall of Fame in Canton, Ohio. The list includes 10 players, Head Coach Tom Landry, and Dallas Cowboys President/General Manager Tex Schramm.
Grassy Knoll
Many witnesses claim they heard shots coming from the grassy knoll on the north side of Elm Street. The grassy knoll affords a clear view of the length of Elm Street. Page 4.
Dallas World Aquarium
The Dallas World Aquarium showcases a variety of exotic and endangered species in a series of ecosystems designed to make the animals feel at home. Visitors wind through the exhibits on gently sloped paths with plenty of places for grandparents and toddlers to sit a moment. Three restaurants provide fine dining—and kids' meals—at the end of an enjoyable visit.
Everman Independent School District
Everman Independent School District is located to the southeast of Fort Worth. More than 4,200 students attend Everman schools.
DFW Fun: April Calendar of Events
From Easter events to Major League Baseball, here is a list of what to see and things to do in the Dallas-Fort Worth area for April 2014.
DFW's February Festivals
Find out all the current festivals taking place in and around Dallas-Fort Worth in February 2014, including Mardi Gras, film festivals, and more.
Top 10 Foods at the State Fair of Texas
There are some great foods at the State Fair of Texas. Yes, many of them are fried. Here are my top picks.
Walking Tour of the West End Historic District...
The Dallas World Aquarium is the home to fish and marine life from around the world. Page 6.
Five Knitteries You Shouldn't Miss
Knitting boutiques are as unique as their owners. While most will carry a good selection of high-end yarns and patterns, the precise stock will vary according to the owners' likes as well as the likes and interests of their customers. The social aspect of knitting is another important consideration when choosing a store. All these knitteries have classes and other gatherings.
January Events Calendar for Dallas-Fort Worth
Ring in the new year with lots of fun activities in Dallas-Fort Worth.
The Cheesecake Factory Introduces Oreo Dream...
The Cheesecake Factory serves up some delicious new menu items including cocktails, appetizers, salads and of course the Oreo Dream Extreme Cheesecake. Mmm.
A Walking Tour of Downtown Plano
The Interurban Railway Museum is housed in a restored depot that served Plano from 1908 until 1948. Historical exhibits detail Plano's early days and even before then and highlight the forces that shaped what the city has become. A train car outside the depot has been restored to show what the mail cars and passenger cars of the time looked like.
Fort Worth Stock Show Rodeo
A rodeo clown has an important and dangerous job. The crazy clothes they wear attract the attention of the bulls from the just-thrown and often dazed cowboys, giving the cowboys time to get to safety behind a fence.
Grapevine Mills Mall
Grapevine Mills Mall is just north of the DFW airport. A popular shopping destination for locals and tourists, the mall has food, entertainment, and organized activities like MallWalkers and a kids' club.
A Kids' Party at Build-A-Bear Workshop
Build-A-Bear Workshop lets the kids create their own stuffed animal, dress them, and accessorize them. The only limit is their imagination (and your wallet). Build-A-Bear Workshop offers party planning for groups of more than six.
The 2014 State Fair of Texas Discounts and Deals
The State Fair of Texas offers several different discounts and deals -- some benefit the North Texas Food Bank. You can feel good about saving money and helping a worthy cause at the same time.
DFW Area Water Parks
Texas summers are hot and water parks are a great way to chill. Most parks open in May and remain open until Labor Day weekend.
Angelika Film Center in Dallas
The Angelika Film Center, located at Mockingbird Station, shows independent and foreign films and hosts events for the community.
Mobile Pet Grooming
Mobile Pet Grooming
JFK Memorial Plaque
JFK Memorial Plaque. Dallas. Page 10.
For 72 Hours Only, Southwest Celebrates...
For 72 hours only, Southwest Airlines celebrates Halloween with spooktacular low fares.
Southwest Airlines Lowers Fall Travel Fares
Southwest Airlines lowers fares for fall through August 1, 2011.
Restaurant Review: Perry's Steakhouse and...
Perry's Steakhouse and Grille is now open in Frisco. And I think you're going to love it!
Malls in the Dallas Fort Worth Metroplex
The Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex seemingly has malls tucked in every corner. Discover shopping centers in the Dallas-Fort Worth metropolitan area.
Here are Some of the Best Places to Entertain...
Some summer camps are educational, some are athletic and some are just plain fun. Here is a list of every summer camp in the Dallas-Fort Worth area.
DFW Charities: Where to Discard Your Old Stuff...
DFW has abundance of local charities that would love to have your unwanted items. Your trash might be someone else's treasure.
DFW Holiday Lights Displays
DFW has many unique holiday lighting displays to view. Admission is usually free.
How to Celebrate July 4th: Fireworks in the...
DFW celebrates July 4th in a big way -- as only Texans can. There are many places to attend festivals, celebrate and watch fabulous fireworks displays. Addison's Kaboom Town! is one of the best fireworks shows in the nation.
DFW Celebrates New Year's Eve
Ring in the New Year with an awesome celebration. Some are elegant sit-down dinners and some are on-your-feet-dancing parties. Many are some combination of the two. Some are non-traditional ways to celebrate like Prairie Lights or the Dallas Stars hockey game.
Tax Appraisal Districts
Property taxes fund local services, such as public schools, fire and police departments, and maintenance and upkeep of city and county roads. Appraisal districts do not set tax rates, but they do value the properties, both commercial and residential, that are taxed.
A Walking Tour of Downtown Dallas
Enjoy this walking tour which takes you past some of downtown Dallas's nicest parks and well-known buildings. The entire tour can be completed in about forty-five minutes, but I encourage you to stop and relax in the parks, take in some shopping, and try the restaurants along the way.
NTTA Toll Increase Effective July 1, 2013
Dig deeper into your pockets NTTA Tollway users. It's going to cost more to take the Tollway July 1, 2013.
Free Museums in the Dallas Fort Worth Metroplex
Dallas has museums with world-class art, in-depth history, and unique exhibits. These are some of the free museums in the Metroplex.
DFW's Best Barbecue: Briskets, Ribs and Smoked...
DFW loves us some barbecue! Who do you think smokes the best meat? Here's a look at some of the best barbecue joints in the Dallas/Ft. Worth area.
January 2013 Festivals and Parades
Winter's chill won't keep us from enjoying festivals and parades.
Frisco Texas Makes Top 20 Most Romantic Cities...
Frisco, TX was named Number 20 in the Most Romantic Cities in America by Amazon.com.
Elm Place
Some theories of the Kennedy assassination point out that a second-floor window was partially open on the Elm Place building. Page 3.
What time was President Kennedy shot? When was...
When was JFK shot? What time was Lee Harvey Oswald arrested? The events of the JFK assassination happened quickly on Nov 22, 1963. Here is a brief timeline touching on the major points of the day and those following.
Texas School Book Depository Sniper's Nest
The Warren Commission believed that Lee Harvey Oswald fired out of a corner window on the sixth floor of the Texas School Book Depository. Cardboard boxes were found arranged in a “sniper's nest” looking over Houston Street and Elm Street. Page 2.
March Calendar 2014
Spring Break time baby! Here's the DFW calendar of events for March 2014.
Fort Worth Independent School District
The Fort Worth Independent School District is the fifth largest school district in Texas with nearly 80,000 students. Fort Worth ISD serves the cities of Fort Worth, Benbrook, Westover Hills, Westworth Village, Haltom City, Forest Hills, and some unincorporated portions of Tarrant County with 80 elementary schools, 24 niddle schools, 13 high schools and 27 special campuses.
Cheers! Blue Martini at the Shops at Legacy
Blue Martini is a new, upscale bar/lounge that's a one-stop destination for dining, drinking and dancing at the Shops at Legacy in Plano, Texas.
Lone Star Park
The 2014 Spring Thoroughbred Season kicks off on April 10 at Lone Star Park in Grand Prairie.
The Best Margaritas in Dallas
When it's 110 degrees in August, what tastes better than an icy margarita? Here's a guide to the ten best margaritas throughout DFW.
Texas Star Lights Up the Big Texas Sky
The Texas Star is a 212.5-foot-tall ferris wheel at Fair Park in Texas. It made its first appearance at the 1985 State Fair of Texas and has run every year since. With 44 gondolas able to seat six people each, up to 264 riders can be on the wheel at once.
Dallas/Fort Worth Metroplex Weather
The average number of days where the high is more than 100 degrees Fahrenheit is a mere sixteen, but in the middle of summer, that's no comfort.
Dove Hunting in Texas: Where to Purchase Your...
September 1, 2011 is the beginning of dove hunting season in Texas.
Preston Hollow
One of the most desirable Dallas neighborhoods is Preston Hollow. President Bush lives here.
Vaccinations for School in Texas
Children attending school in Texas are required to have been vaccinated for nine communicable diseases before entering grades kindergarten through twelfth. Children attending day care in Texas must also be vaccinated for three more communicable diseases.
Heritage Senior Center in Irving
The Heritage Senior Center in Irving provides recreational activities, hot meals, and informative classes for senior citizens.
There's Time to Deck the Halls, Check Out the...
Need a break from shopping, baking and mailing holiday cards,create some new traditions with family and friends at DFW’s favorite holiday-themed entertainment venues. The metroplex has many holiday events that will be fun for the entire family. Take some time out of your hectic schedule to have a little holiday fun.
Dallas Independent School District
The Dallas Independent School District is the second largest school district in Texas after Houston ISD and the twelfth largest in the nation with over 158,000 students. It serves the cities of Dallas, Addison, Balch Springs, Carrollton, Desoto, Duncanville, Ferris, Garland, Grand Prairie, Hutchins, Lancaster, Mesquite, Seagoville, and Wilmer with 22 High Schools, nine Magnet High Schools, seven Alternative School Programs, 32 middle schools, and 155 elementary schools.
Discounts for Dallas-Fort Worth Area Senior...
Many DFW businesses offer senior citizen and/or military discounts.
DFW-Based Fortune 500 Companies
There are 24 Fortune 500 companies based in the DFW area.
Where to Buy Halloween Costumes in Dallas-Fort...
DFW has some great stores where you can shop for Halloween costumes.
Stores in Dallas-Fort Worth Specializing in...
Tis the season to shop for holiday decorations for your home. Here are several stores that offer artificial Christmas trees, tree stands, prelit trees, wreaths, beautiful decorations and holiday home decor.
Mesquite Independent School District
Mesquite Independent School District is located on the east side of Dallas and has more than 36,000 students. It serves the cities of Mesquite, Garland, Balch Springs and parts of Dallas with 32 elementary schools, eight middle schools, five high schools and one alternative school.
Relax This Easter: Enjoy One of Dallas' Best...
Many DFW restaurants are offering special Easter brunch menus and lavish buffets to help you celebrate spring.
Best Pizza in DFW
DFW has many great restaurants to enjoy a slice of pie. What's your favorite place?
DFW Restaurants Serving Up Thanksgiving Feasts
If you don't want to spend time cooking and doing all the dishes yourself, take the family to one of DFW's restaurants to celebrate Thanksgiving.
Profile: Cindy Davis is a New Cast Member of...
Background: Cindy Davis is one of the newest cast members of the Style Network's hit show Big Rich Texas.
Dallas Mavericks Beat Los Angeles Lakers in...
The Dallas Mavericks beat the LA Lakers in LA tonight 93-81 in game 2 of the NBA playoffs, second round.
Savor Dallas 2015
Savor Dallas is the ultimate wine and culinary festival. Don't miss the fun and food!
Have a Chocolate-Covered Holiday with a Dallas...
Take a tour and feast on chocolate, wine and more.
DFW Pumpkin Patches
Picking out your own pumpkin to decorate for fall of Halloween is a fun family tradition. DFW pumpkin farms make a great backdrop for taking family photos.
Attention Boys and Ghouls: Halloween Fun Ahead!
The DFW area has some of the spookiest haunted houses and some of the nation's largest haunted houses -- including one that made it into the Guinness Book of World Records.
Where to Buy July 4th Party Supplies and...
DFW has lots of places where you can buy party supplies and clothing for your July 4th celebration.
Spring Means Pollen, Trouble for DFW Allergy...
Spring brings flowers. Flowers bring pollen. Pollen brings itchy, watery eyes, stuffiness, sneezing for allergy sufferers.
DFW Cajun Seafood Restaurants
DFW has some incredible seafood restaurants--perfect for celebrating Mardi Gras.
Valentine's Activities at the Dallas Museum of...
The Dallas Museum of Art offers a week of sweet ways to celebrate with your sweetheart.
Dallas Fort Worth Area Comedy Nightclubs
No kidding, DFW has some great comedy nightclubs. Laughter burns calories too!
Six Flags Over Texas Celebrates 50th Season...
Six Flags Over Texas in Arlington celebrates 50 years, specials hours for Spring Break 2011.
Professional Baseball in the Dallas Fort Worth...
The Dallas Fort Worth Metroplex has five professional baseball teams. The Texas Rangers, a Major League team, play at the Ballpark at Arlington. The Frisco Roughriders, affiliate to the Texas Rangers, play at the Dr. Pepper Ballpark in Frisco. The Fort Worth Cats play at historic LaGrave Field and the Tarrant Blue Thunder play at Crosstimbers Ballpark in North Richland Hills. The Grand Prairie AirHogs play at the Stadium at Lone Star Park.
March Festivals DFW
It's spring and time for some fun festivals. It's not too cold outside but many are indoors.
DFW Irish Pubs
Ready to get your Irish on? DFW has many great Irish pubs and restaurants where you can celebrate St. Patrick's Day or any day. Sláinte!
Dallas-Fort Worth Events Calendar December
Enjoy the ho-ho-holidays with fun events in DFW.
Build-A-Bear Workshops
At Build-A-Bear Workshops, kids get to build, dress, and accessorize their own stuffed animal. The new toys get a birth certificate with the name of the stuffed animal and the owner's name. More recently, a virtual Build-A-Bear allows new owners to have online adventures with their stuffed animal. Parties start as low as $10 per guest.
Texas School Book Depository
The Texas School Book Depository houses offices and the Sixth Floor Museum, a fascinating look at the life of John Fitzgerald Kennedy, the national mood in the years leading up to and during his presidency, and the ideas and evidence behind many of the conspiracy theories that have developed since his death.
November 2013 Activities in Dallas/Fort Worth
November brings cooler temperatures, great events and Thanksgiving.
DFW Florists That Really Deliver
DFW's local florists can arrange to deliver flowers for any occasion.
In 2013, DFW's Restaurant Week is August 12-18
DFW has to love Restaurant Week. It's the perfect time to check out a new restaurant or revisit a favorite AND give back to charity.
Where to Buy a Fried Turkey in DFW
Why not spice up your Thanksgiving meal with a Cajun Fried Turkey? You can still make dressing and sweet potatoes.
Yummy Food Like Frozen Bananas and Smoked...
On a gluten-free diet? Believe it or not, there are some G-F foods that you can enjoy at the State Fair of Texas. Cotton candy is a yes!
Arlington Independent School District
Arlington Independent School District is the eighth largest school district in Texas and the 66th in the nation with more than 63,000 students.
Restaurants Where Kids Eat Free in DFW
Several DFW area restaurants offer free kids meals with the purchase of an adult meal. Enjoy!
Dallas Galleria
The Galleria Dallas is an upscale shopping mall located at the intersection of I-635 and the Dallas North Tollway. Anchor stores include Macy's, Nordstrom and Saks Fifth Avenue. Don't miss great shopping at American Girl Boutique and Bistro, Tiffany & Co, Banana Republic, Gap, and the Westin Galleria.
A Quick Guide to Fort Worth's Crowley...
Crowley Independent School District, located south of Fort Worth, has nearly 15,000 students. It serves the cities of Crowley, Edgecliff Park, and a portion of Fort Worth.
Where to Dispose of Your Christmas Tree in...
You picked the perfect Christmas tree. What do you do with it when Christmas is over?
Norma's Café Brings Romance to the Table...
Norma's Cafe is offering a Valentine's Day special menu and you can BYOB.
Carrollton-Farmers Branch Independent School...
Carrollton-Farmers Branch Independent School District is located in the Dallas North area and has more than 26,000 students. It serves portions of the cities of Carrollton, Farmers Branch, Addison, Coppell, Dallas, and Irving with twenty-seven elementary schools, six middle schools, five high schools, and three special programs centers.
April Festivals in DFW
April is a great month to get out and enjoy the many festivals Dallas has to offer.
Top 5 Astronomy Clubs in the Metroplex
The Dallas area contains a plethora of astronomy clubs, many with around one hundred members, so it's clearly a popular hobby. Here are just a few of the local astronomy clubs.
Best Burgers in DFW
Where's the beef? It's in DFW. We're known for our great burgers. Who do you think serves up the best?
Your Guide to Celebrating St. Patrick's Day in...
Everyone's a little Irish on March 17th. Kiss 'em if they are -- and even if they aren't.
The Old Red Courthouse in Downtown Dallas
The Old Red Courthouse in downtown Dallas is a fine example of the courthouse-building fervor that swept through Texas in the 1880s and 1890s. In an imposing Romanesque style with turrets and gargoyles (actually wyverns), the courthouse dominates the area near Dealey Plaza, even though it is not as tall as many of the surrounding buildings.
Tornado Alley 3D Film at Perot Museum of Nature...
Check out the Tornado Alley 3D Film at Perot Museum of Nature and Science
Dallas Blooms! at the Dallas Arboretum
Dallas Blooms! is the celebration of spring with 500,000 blooming bulbs at the Dallas Arboretum through April 8, 2013.
Taste of the NFL
Taste of the NFL is a non-profit organization dedicated to kicking hunger in America. Chefs and football players participate in this food and wine-tasting event each year.
The NFL Experience Dallas
The NFL’s interactive theme park is coming to North Texas leading up to Super Bowl XLV at the Dallas Convention Center Jan. 27-30, Feb. 2-6, 2011.
Where to Find Officially Licensed Super Bowl...
Where to buy officially-licensed Super Bowl XLV merchandise in the Dallas-Fort Worth area.
Gay Bars in Oak Lawn
Oak Lawn is a wealthy part of Dallas with many high-rise condos, apartments and townhomes. Oak Lawn is known for its fabulous restaurants, bars and clubs. Many in this area cater to the gay and lesbian community.
New Activities for Spring at the Perot Museum...
There are lots of fun new things to do at the Perot Museum of Nature and Science.
Best Places for Ice Cream, Frozen Treats in DFW
DFW has many great places to enjoy a frozen treat and beat the Texas heat.
Omni Dallas Hotel at Park West
The Omni Dallas Hotel at Park West, located near the intersection of 635 and 35E in Dallas, is a four-diamond luxury hotel with twelve stories, 337 guest rooms, and eighteen meeting rooms. Set up to accommodate conventions and private business meetings, it's also a great place for vacations and wedding celebrations.
Vegan and Vegetarian Restaurants in the Dallas...
You don't have to be a vegan or vegetarian to enjoy a great meatless meal in DFW. Check out one of these. Page 1 of 2.
Great Wolf Lodge Equals Great Fun in Grapevine
Great Wolf Lodge is an indoor water park located in Grapevine, Texas. It becomes an outdoor waterpark too during the summer months.
Reunion Tower
Reunion Tower is a highlight of the Dallas skyline.
Fedora Northern Italian Dining
Fedora serves classic Northern Italian cuisine in the Dallas Arts District.
Dallas Fort Worth International Airport SkyLink
The Skylink at Dallas Fort Worth Airport provides convenient transportation between terminals for passengers looking to make connections or just pass the time during a layover or flight delay. The two-car trains travel in an elevated loop that takes about fifteen minutes to go all the way around. Trains travel in both directions and take about two minutes to get between stops.
Dallas North Tollway Now Open Between Keller...
Three lanes in each direction on the Dallas North Tollway between Keller Springs and Belt Line roads reopened Sunday morning ahead of schedule. Saturday’s full road closure allowed contractors to safely demolish the Keller Springs Road toll plaza. Both TollTag and ZipCash customers should use all three available lanes.
Historic Fort Worth Stockyards
The historic Fort Worth Stockyards offers fun for all ages.
Fair Park Passport
The Fair Park Passport is a great deal for anyone who wants to see several of the museums at Fair Park. The Passport allows for a single visit to each of eight museums. The visits can all be on one day or spread out over ninety days.
Living in Downtown Plano Texas
Downtown Plano has upscale, affordable apartments, art galleries and museums, restaurants, shopping, theatres, and a large park to relax in. Charming neighborhood filled with early twentieth-century homes lie within easy walking distance.
Community Recreation Centers in the Metroplex
Getting fit doesn't need to be expensive. These city-owned recreation centers have a variety of classes and facilities ranging from aerobics, basketball, and martial arts classes to free weights and the latest Nautilus equipment. Some even have swimming pools and indoor tracks.
Rules for Tailgating at a Dallas Cowboys...
Jerry Jones wants you to have a good time tailgating at AT&T Cowboys Stadium -- but there are some rules you must follow.
Plano Independent School District
The Plano ISD serves the city of Plano, Texas and portions of Allen, Carrollton, Dallas, Garland, Lucas, Murphy, Richardson and Wylie with three preschools, 44 elementary schools, 13 middle schools, five high schools, 3 senior highs and two special programs schools.
Admiral's Club in Terminal C at Dallas-Fort...
The Admiral's Club in Terminal C at DFW provides a nice place to unwind and relax before a flight or during a layover. Quiet, free wi-fi, full bar, and decent snack menu makes the time pass quickly.
Texas State Board of Education
The Texas State Board of Education (SBOE) is a fifteen-member elected body whose purpose is to establish policies and set standards for Texas public schools and to mandate instruction in the knowledge and skills essential to a well-balanced curriculum. The SBOE also oversees the Permanent School Fund, which provides money to Texas public schools through investments and rentals, royalties, and sales of public lands.
DFW Weather: What to Do During a Tornado...
It's tornado season in North Texas. And yes, we do live in Tornado Alley. Here are some suggestions on how to be safe during a severe storm in the DFW area.
Review: Spa Nail 7 in Frisco, Texas
Spa Nail 7 is a reasonably-priced, extremely sanitary nail salon in Frisco, Texas. Under new management, you will appreciate their customer service and relaxing atmosphere.
Valentine's Day Idea for DFW 'Singles in the...
Single in DFW? Feel Loved This February 14 with a Fun-Filled Fête fashioned just for you.
Highland Park Independent School District
Highland Park Independent School District is a top-rated school district, receiving "Exemplary" designations
Living Downtown
For a long time, downtown Dallas was the business district and nothing else. Streets cleared out shortly after five. Historic buildings sat empty at night, some empty during the day. In the last decade, the city of Dallas and several developers have made a concerted effort to bring life back to downtown. Nowadays, downtown still has the businesses, but the efforts have brought in urban dwellers, more shopping, nightlife—downtown Dallas has a character all its own.
DFW Holiday Concerts and Shows
DFW has some great Christmas shows, musicals and comedies -- perfect for the entire family.
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